HAUNTINGS' ANNUAL "DEAD OF WINTER" FESTIVAL
FEBRUARY 4, 2017 FROM NOON TO 5:00 P.M.
AT THE HAUNTED "MILLION DOLLAR COURTHOUSE" IN CARLINVILLE, ILLINOIS
The Dead of Winter Festival
Travels for the First Time to Carlinville, Illinois!
Join American Hauntings for one of our oldest events -- first
started back in 1999 -- as we celebrate ghosts, hauntings and
the macabre at the famed Dead of Winter Festival! Come discover
the spirits of the infamous, historic and haunted "Million
Dollar Courthouse" in Carlinville, Illinois -- one of the most
haunted places in the state -- and be chilled by
presentations on ghosts, hauntings, spirited locations, and much
more! Meet authors and speakers on strange phenomena, network
with other ghost enthusiasts from all over the Midwest, join us
for an after-hours ghost hunt, sign up to win raffle prizes -- including books; tour passes;
unusual prizes and collectibles, tickets
to the 2017 Haunted America Conference; and more! Make this a haunted
weekend you won't soon forget!
The 2017 Festival will be held at the Macoupin County Courthouse in
downtown Carlinville, Illinois, located at 200 East Main Street.
From Noon to 5:00 p.m., we'll be offering a roster of speakers
on the supernatural. You'll also be able to check out the
vendor's tables, see the building, sign up for raffle prizes and
-- if you're one of the lucky one who signed up in advance --
pick up your tickets for the late-night ghost hunt of the
famously haunted courthouse.
Admission to the Daytime Event is FREE, with a
canned or non-perishable item to benefit local food banks in the
area. There are nearly 20,000 people in need in Macoupin County and 7,000 of them are children. We'll be donating all of
the items collected to a local charity, so bring a canned good
or non-perishable food item with you for entry to this eerie
Join us for the Free Daytime Event at the Macoupin
- and then stick around after dark to experience the ghosts!
After the daytime event, a limited number of lucky
ghost hunters will be able to take part in a late-night
investigation of the courthouse and search for the lingering
spirits that haunt this massive building. Reservations
are required, but tickets must be picked up on the day
of the event!
Click Here to Make Reservations for the After Hours event!
AFTER HOURS GHOST HUNT FOR THE DEAD OF WINTER FESTIVAL!
Search for the Spirits of the Million Dollar Courthouse | 8:00
PM - 2:00 AM
Available to Attendees of the Dead of Winter Festival ONLY!
Join us after the daytime festival and dinner break for a ghost
hunt at the spooky Macoupin County Courthouse! The “Million
Dollar Courthouse," born in controversy and steeped in legend
and one of the most historic courthouses in Central Illinois.
Since 1867, this beautiful edifice has served the citizens of
Macoupin County and some say the ghosts of the past still walk
its halls. Is the courthouse haunted as the stories say? We can
assure you that it is -- but this is your chance to find out for
Click Here to Make Reservations!
||We recommend the Magnuson Grand Hotel,
which is just 15 minutes from Carlinville and just off
19067 West Frontage Road, Raymond, IL, just across from Lisa's
Call the hotel directly at 217-324-2100 or
to visit them online.